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FOR-A HD-SDI/SD-SDI & Composite Input MultiViewer (Max 16 inputs)
  • FOR-A HD-SDI/SD-SDI & Composite Input MultiViewer (Max 16 inputs)
  • FOR-A HD-SDI/SD-SDI & Composite Input MultiViewer (Max 16 inputs)

FOR-A HD-SDI/SD-SDI & Composite Input MultiViewer (Max 16 inputs)

Manufacturer: FOR-A Company Limited

Item #: FORA-MV-1620HS   •   MFG #: MV-1620HS


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The MV-1620HS is a compact (1RU) multi-viewer that accepts up to 16 channels of mixed HD/SD-SDI or analog composite signals for monitoring on one or two (option) screens. Full-featured yet economical, the unit offers a customizable window layout and displays audio levels, titles, and timers, etc.

Versatile Mixed-Source Environment
Supports mixed signals as required, from HD-SDI, SD-SDI, or analog composite sources. Asynchronous input is also supported. The viewer accepts an array of formats and frame rates including NTSC, PAL, 1080/59.94i, 1080/23.98PsF and 1080/50i.

HD Output of Source Signals
Sources can be displayed on one or two (option) screens, with HDMI and SDI interfaces available for both screens to support HD monitoring.

Layout Manager
Includes a Windows application for managing the layout. Customize the layout on a computer by registering or changing layout patterns, adjusting title display, and configuring other settings as needed. Store up to 16 layout patterns on the viewer. Saved layouts can be applied directly from the front panel control.

Video Streaming
In addition to computer-based layout management, you can also stream video from the viewer over Ethernet. The streaming video can be used for additional local computer display or for remote monitoring.LiveViewer_Preview
Video streaming screen (Live Viewer)

Record Streamed Video
Take streaming a step further by capturing the video. Simply enter triggers to prepare for image capture. (Video is saved as still-image sequence files.)

  • Specifications

    • Video Formats: HD: 1080/60i, 1080/59.94i, 1080/50i, 720/60p, 720/59.94p, 720/50p, 1080/30p, 1080/29.97p, 1080/25p, 1080/24p, 1080/23.98p, 720/24p, 720/23.98p, 1080/30PsF, 1080/29.97PsF, 1080/25PsF, 1080/24PsF, 1080/23.98PsF, 1035/60i, 1035/59.94i SD: 525/60 (NTSC), 625/50 (PAL)
    • Video Inputs: Accepts the following signals (Mix input, asynchronous acceptable)
    • 75? BNC x 16
    • SDI/analog composite switching
    • HD/SD-SDI
    • HD-SDI: 1.5Gbps
    • SD-SDI: 270Mbp
    • Analog composite
    • Analog composite: 1.0 Vp-p
    • Quantization: Y: 8-bit, C: 8-bit
    • Background (MV-1620DO)
    • 3G-SDI(Level A): 3Gbps
    • HD-SDI: 1.5Gbps
    • * Connectable only with MV-1620HS background output
    • Audio Input: Embedded
    • Sampling frequency: 48 kHz (sync to input video signals)
    • Quantization: 16 to 24-bit
    • 16 channels per HD/SD-SDI input signal
    • (4 groups, 8 stereo pairs)
    • Analog (MV-1620DO)
    • Analog audio: Balanced or unbalanced
    • D-sub 37-pin (female), inch screw
    • *For unbalanced input, short Cold-Shield externally
    • Input impedance: 600 Ohm/Hi-Z
    • Input level: -10 dBV/-3 dBu/0 dBu/+4 dBu,
    • Maximum input level (with +4 dBu input level): +24 dBu (balanced), +18 dBu (unbalanced)
    • Rated input power (with 600 ? termination): +24 dBm
    • Sampling frequency: 48 kHz
    • Quantization: 24 bits; 8 channels (4 stereo pairs)
    • AES (MV-1620DO)
    • AES audio: Unbalanced, 75 Ohm, D-sub 37-pin (female), inch screw (same as analog)
    • Sampling frequency: 32/44.1/48 kHz
    • Quantization: 16-24 bits; 8 channels (4 stereo pairs)
    • LTC input (MV-1620IF): 1 input, SMPTE time code 1.0 Vp-p within ±6 dB
    • Video Outputs
    • HDMI (digital output)
    • HDMI ports: 1 (with MV-1620DO: 2 (2 pairs))
    • Quantization: R: 8-bit, G: 8-bit, B: 8-bit
    • Resolution: 1920x1080, 1280x720
    • Frequency: 59.94 Hz, 50 Hz
    • *Interlaced output also available at 1920x1080
    • *No input/output frame rate conversion ( Unmatched frame rates may cause repeated or dropped frames.)
    • SDI
    • 75 Ohm BNC ports: 1 (2 with MV-1620DO)
    • SDI 1 and 2 output matches the screen for HDMI 1 and 2 output
    • 3G-SDI (Level A): 3 Gbps
    • HD-SDI: 1.5 Gbps
    • Background (MV-1620DO)
    • 3G-SDI (Level A): 3Gbps 1080/59.94p 1080/50p
    • HD-SDI: 1.5Gbps 729/59.95p 720/50p
    • * Connectable only to MV-1620HS background input
    • Audio Output
    • Analog
    • Ports: 1 (with MV-1620DO: 2 (2 pairs))
    • RCA pin jacks: 2 (1 stereo pair), unbalanced
    • Output impedance: 100 ? or less
    • Output level: -10 dBV
    • Maximum input level: +5 dBV
    • Sampling frequency: 48 kHz
    • Quantization: 24-bit
    • Embedded (SDI)
    • Ports: 1 (with MV-1620DO: 2 (2 pairs))
    • 4 groups (8 stereo pairs)
    • Sampling frequency: 48 kHz
    • Quantization: 24-bit
    • Embedded (HDMI)
    • 4 stereo pairs
    • Sampling frequency: 48 kHz
    • Quantization: 24-bit
    • Genlock Input (MV-1620DO): BB: NTSC 0.429 Vp-p/PAL 0.45 Vp-p, Tri: 0.6 Vp-p)
    • Video Windows
    • Up to 20 (*with MV-1620DO: up to 20 windows in all on 2 screens)
    • Clock Windows: Up to 2 (*with MV-1620DO: up to 2 windows in all on 2 screens). Internal clock or LTC time code selectable. Time correction via GPI or SNTP. Internal clock accuracy: within ±15 seconds/month (at 25°C)
    • Count up/down Timer, Remaining Time Counter: Can be displayed in clock window (Internal clock or LTC is selectable for remaining time counter)
    • *Stopwatch/timer uses an internal crystal oscillator: ±50 ppm within operating temperature (0°C to 40°C)
    • Background Display: Memory: 4 / Display: 1 per output
    • Max. size: 1920x1080
    • Logo Display: Memory: 8 / Display: Max. 2 per output
    • Max. size: 480x480
    • Screen Layout: With dual ouput integrated mode: up to 16 layout can be saved
    • With dual outoput independent mode: pto 16 layout can be saved
    • Dual Output Mode - Integrated mode: Output 1 and Output 2 can be switched at a time
    • - Independent mode: Output 1 and Output 2 can be switched separately
    • * Output 2 can be displayed only with MV-1620DO

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